History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

How End Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in Thursby, Cumbria

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.8382 / 54°50'17"N

Longitude: -3.0673 / 3°4'2"W

OS Eastings: 331548

OS Northings: 549786

OS Grid: NY315497

Mapcode National: GBR 7D0H.QF

Mapcode Global: WH6Z2.VNKB

Entry Name: How End Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71929

Location: Thursby, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Thursby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Thursby St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


12/51 How End Farmhouse
and adjoining barns


Farmhouse and barns. Probably early C18 with extension dated 1764 over rear
entrance and initials J.J. & J. Farmhouse of whitewashed sandstone rubble on
squared plinth with flush quoins. Welsh slate roof, ashlar chimney stacks.
Barns of sandstone rubble with corrugated iron roof; and clay repaired with
sandstone and breeze blocks, sandstone slate roof. 2-storey, 4-bay farmhouse.
C20 door in painted stone surround. C20 door to right in late C19 painted stone
surround. Single-pane sash windows in painted stone surrounds. Original
blocked fire window on upper floor right. Rear wall has C20 steel casements in
mid C18 architraves. 2-storey stone barn to right has plank doors and slit
vents. Further adjoining barn to right is single-storey, the rear wall of clay,
the front wall rebuilt in stone. Plank doors and slit vents. End wall right
has C20 repairs.

Listing NGR: NY3154849786

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.